The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 104 64 95
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 124 150 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.39% 3.78% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.36% 18.03% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 103 128 77
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1197 832 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.11% 20.94% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 965 674 541
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -21 99 £34,000 -6.84% 9
Bradford -16 16 £37,500 -10.71%
Wakefield - 3 £22,500 -
Halifax -10 1 £31,500 -34.37%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 111 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (37.76%) Test Scripting
3 68 (28.22%) Finance
4 62 (25.73%) ISTQB
5 60 (24.90%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (23.24%) Software Testing
7 46 (19.09%) Selenium
8 45 (18.67%) Regression Testing
9 44 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (18.26%) QA
9 44 (18.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 42 (17.43%) Business Analysis
11 40 (16.60%) Test Strategy
12 39 (16.18%) Automation Testing
13 36 (14.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 30 (12.45%) Functional Testing
15 29 (12.03%) Microsoft
16 28 (11.62%) SQL
17 27 (11.20%) MS Excel
18 24 (9.96%) Manual Testing
19 22 (9.13%) Test Planning
20 20 (8.30%) Java
21 19 (7.88%) WebDriver
21 19 (7.88%) XML
21 19 (7.88%) Scrum
22 18 (7.47%) Waterfall
22 18 (7.47%) Test Management
22 18 (7.47%) Automated Testing
22 18 (7.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
23 17 (7.05%) MS Office

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.41%) Confluence
3 1 (0.41%) Lync
3 1 (0.41%) WinCC
3 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.05%) MS Office
3 14 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.66%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.66%) HTTP
2 1 (0.41%) VPN
2 1 (0.41%) MPLS
2 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.41%) NAS
2 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.41%) WAN
2 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (19.09%) Selenium
2 19 (7.88%) WebDriver
3 15 (6.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (4.98%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.56%) SoapUI
6 10 (4.15%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.15%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.32%) Capybara
7 8 (3.32%) Subversion
8 6 (2.49%) JUnit
8 6 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.66%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.24%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.83%) JIRA
11 2 (0.83%) TestNG
11 2 (0.83%) MSTest
12 1 (0.41%) eggPlant
General
1 68 (28.22%) Finance
2 9 (3.73%) Retail
3 4 (1.66%) Banking
4 1 (0.41%) Legal
4 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 141 (58.51%) Analyst
2 98 (40.66%) Test Analyst
3 43 (17.84%) Business Analyst
4 39 (16.18%) Test Manager
5 25 (10.37%) Tester
6 24 (9.96%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (9.54%) Senior Test Analyst
8 20 (8.30%) Test Consultant
8 20 (8.30%) Consultant
8 20 (8.30%) Test Leader
9 17 (7.05%) Senior Test Consultant
9 17 (7.05%) Senior Consultant
10 11 (4.56%) Financial Business Analyst
10 11 (4.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 5 (2.07%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (2.07%) Junior Analyst
11 5 (2.07%) Lead Tester
11 5 (2.07%) Automation Analyst
11 5 (2.07%) Agile Test Analyst
11 5 (2.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.88%) XML
2 16 (6.64%) .NET
3 14 (5.81%) SOAP
4 13 (5.39%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.73%) CSS
6 6 (2.49%) Web Services
7 3 (1.24%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.83%) XSD
8 2 (0.83%) WSDL
8 2 (0.83%) LAMP
8 2 (0.83%) WinForms
9 1 (0.41%) Ajax
9 1 (0.41%) JSON
9 1 (0.41%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.66%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.24%) NHS
5 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.83%) iSeries
5 2 (0.83%) DTV
6 1 (0.41%) Open Source
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.41%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.90%) Windows
2 6 (2.49%) Linux
3 4 (1.66%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.24%) Android
4 3 (1.24%) CentOS
5 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (37.76%) Test Scripting
3 56 (23.24%) Software Testing
4 45 (18.67%) Regression Testing
5 44 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (18.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 42 (17.43%) Business Analysis
7 40 (16.60%) Test Strategy
8 39 (16.18%) Automation Testing
9 30 (12.45%) Functional Testing
10 24 (9.96%) Manual Testing
11 22 (9.13%) Test Planning
12 19 (7.88%) Scrum
13 18 (7.47%) Test Management
13 18 (7.47%) Automated Testing
13 18 (7.47%) Waterfall
14 16 (6.64%) BDD
14 16 (6.64%) Line Management
15 15 (6.22%) Test Automation
16 14 (5.81%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.62%) SQL
2 20 (8.30%) Java
3 16 (6.64%) C#
4 8 (3.32%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.49%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.83%) C
6 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.83%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (25.73%) ISTQB
2 36 (14.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (7.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (2.49%) Degree
5 5 (2.07%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.24%) PMP
7 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.24%) CISM
7 3 (1.24%) CBAP
7 3 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.24%) CISSP
8 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (18.26%) QA
2 4 (1.66%) HL7
3 3 (1.24%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.24%) Firmware
2 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.64%) HP
3 12 (4.98%) Oracle
4 5 (2.07%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.24%) IBM
6 2 (0.83%) Splunk
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco
7 1 (0.41%) VMware
7 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.41%) F5
7 1 (0.41%) EMC
7 1 (0.41%) NetApp
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum TO £40K
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: TO £35000
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago